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Iwamizawa vs Orkney Islands Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Iwamizawa, Japan and Orkney Islands, Uk is approximately 8,201 km or 5,096 mi.
  • To reach Iwamizawa in this distance one would set out from Orkney Islands bearing 26° or NNE and follow the great circles arc to approach Iwamizawa bearing 161.9° or SSE .
  • Iwamizawa has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb) whereas Orkney Islands has a marine west coast climate (Cfb).
  • The annual mean temperature is 0.9 °C (1.7°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 18.3 °C (32.9°F) more in Iwamizawa. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to barely hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 256.3 mm (10.1 in) more which is equivalent to 256.3 l/m² (6.29 US gal/ft²) or 2,563,000 l/ha (274,002 US gal/ac) more. About 1 1/4 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 15.7° higher in Iwamizawa than in Orkney Islands.
  • Relative humidity levels are 4.2% lower.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 1.5°C (2.7°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Iwamizawa relative to Orkney Islands. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Orkney Islands vs Iwamizawa.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) -9 (-15) -8 (-14) -5 (-8) 2 (+3) +5 (+10) +7 (+13) +9 (+16) +10 (+18) +8 (+14) +4 (+7) -1 (-2) -6 (-12) 1 (+2)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -10 (-18) -10 (-18) -7 (-12) -1 (-2) +3 (+5) +5 (+8) +7 (+12) +8 (+15) +5 (+9) +1 (+1) -3 (-6) -8 (-14) -1 (-2)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) -13 (-23) -12 (-22) -9 (-16) -3 (-6) +0 (+0) +3 (+6) +6 (+11) +7 (+13) +3 (+5) -2 (-4) -6 (-10) -10 (-17) -3 (-5)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +7 (+0) +8 (+0) -6 (0) +12 (+0) +24 (+1) +30 (+1) +24 (+1) +81 (+3) +53 (+2) -3 (0) +10 (+0) +15 (+1) +256 (+10)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +2h 27' +1h 23' +0h 14' -0h 56' -2h 06' -2h 51' -2h 30' -1h 24' -0h 12' +0h 58' +2h 08' +2h 51'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (¬°) +15.6 +15.5 +15.5 +15.6 +15.6 +15.7 +15.8 +15.9 +15.9 +15.8 +15.8 +15.7   +15.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) -5 -4 -5 -5 -7 +1 +2 -1 -3 -8 -9 -6   -4.2
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature ¬°C & (¬°F) -10.5 (-19) -9.9 (-18) -6.7 (-12) -1.9 (-3) +1 (+2) +4.8 (+9) +6.9 (+12) +7.7 (+14) +4.1 (+7) -0.6 (-1) -4.7 (-8) -8.2 (-15) -1.5 (-3)

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